Shields-Ethridge Heritage Farm standard operating hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday from April through October.
Guided Tour Hours
Standard Guided Tour hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday from April through October.
Entry is permitted only with a reservation.
Self Guided Tour Hours
Self Guided Tours hours are from sunrise to sunset, 7 days a week, from April through October.
Reservations are not required for self guided tours.
To make reservations or to inquire about group rates:
Phone: (706) 367-2949 (Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.)
Take I-85 N and exit to the East on Highway 129.
Turn Right on State Route 319.
The Farm is on the located on the right just a few miles down the road.
Go North out of Athens on Highway 129 (Prince Avenue) towards Jefferson.
Highway 129 feeds into the Damon Gause Bypass near Arcade.
There is a brown DOT on the right side of the road that says Shields Ethridge Farm Left.
Turn Left on Ethridge Road (SR 319) just after passing through Arcade.
The Farm is located 2miles on the right.